SnipDock takes screenshots and displays them for easy reference later
March 17, 2014 – 15:57 | Comments Off on SnipDock takes screenshots and displays them for easy reference later
SnipDock takes screenshots and displays them for easy reference later

Install most screen capture tools and you’ll find they run almost entirely in the background. Often you can simply press a hotkey and have your image saved, printed, uploaded to Facebook and so on, without …

DriveInfo: not your average desktop gadget
February 6, 2014 – 12:40 | Comments Off on DriveInfo: not your average desktop gadget
DriveInfo: not your average desktop gadget

At first glance DriveInfo looks like another very ordinary system monitoring gadget, this time listing every drive on your system, with its free and total space. Not exactly impressive, especially as it didn’t even get …

Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options
December 18, 2013 – 10:30 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options
Ashampoo Snap 7.0 adds multiple desktop object capture, improves sharing options

German software developer Ashampoo GmBH has launched Ashampoo Snap 7.0, a major new release of its screen-capture tool for Windows users. Version 7 is described by Ashampoo as “The screen capturing solution that does it …

Quickly take, upload and share screengrabs with ICUP
December 16, 2013 – 08:56 | Comments Off on Quickly take, upload and share screengrabs with ICUP
Quickly take, upload and share screengrabs with ICUP

There’s not exactly a shortage of PC screen capture tools around, but Starpunch’s Chris Gingerich has just added another with ICUP (Image Capture and Upload Program). Is it worth your time? We took a look.
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ShareX is an ultra-configurable screengrab tool.
December 10, 2013 – 08:27 | Comments Off on ShareX is an ultra-configurable screengrab tool.
ShareX is an ultra-configurable screengrab tool.

It’s easy to capture screens in Windows: just press PrtSc, Alt+PrtSc or Win+PrtSc (which saves a grab to disc in Windows 8). Unfortunately, the capture is just the beginning, and you’ll then have to spend …

StyleCapture: a smart, well-designed screen capture tool
October 3, 2013 – 09:37 | Comments Off on StyleCapture: a smart, well-designed screen capture tool
StyleCapture: a smart, well-designed screen capture tool

At first glance, Hornil’s StyleCapture looks like just another ordinary screen capture tool. Only three capture types (rectangle, window and full screen), no built-in editor, no support for uploading your grab anywhere… There doesn’t seem …

Easily take and share screengrabs with the Dropbox-enabled Cloudshot
August 16, 2013 – 08:52 | Comments Off on Easily take and share screengrabs with the Dropbox-enabled Cloudshot
Easily take and share screengrabs with the Dropbox-enabled Cloudshot

Capturing the screen on a PC is easy enough, particularly with Windows 8, where pressing Win+PrtSc can finally save your grab as a file.
Actually doing something with that grab, like sharing it with someone else, …

Puush: a quick and easy way to take and share screen captures
December 21, 2012 – 05:59 | Comments Off on Puush: a quick and easy way to take and share screen captures
Puush: a quick and easy way to take and share screen captures

Sharing an image of your desktop can often be a useful way to help someone understand a point you’re trying to make, but making this happen isn’t always entirely straightforward. You’ll have to figure out …

SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt
November 6, 2012 – 07:31 | Comments Off on SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt
SnapCrab is a free screen capture tool to rival SnagIt

If you’re a software reviewer or a blogger, a gamer or just looking for an easy way to take screenshots, there are plenty of tools to choose from. For anyone keen on sticking with what …

Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture
October 29, 2012 – 04:37 | Comments Off on Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture
Ashampoo Snap 6 brings better performance, live previews and video capture

There are many circumstances in which you may need to capture an image of what is happening on your screen at any given moment. Hitting Prt Scr will do the job, but apart from the …

Gadwin PrintScreen: just quick, easy and configurable screen captures
August 8, 2012 – 07:40 | Comments Off on Gadwin PrintScreen: just quick, easy and configurable screen captures
Gadwin PrintScreen: just quick, easy and configurable screen captures

As screen capturing power goes, there’s no doubt that the standard Windows PrintScreen function is horribly basic. But some third-party capture tools head in the other direction, weighing you down with a host of overcomplicated …